SkyOS is a mostly POSIX compliant operating system (OS). Begun in 1996, it is slowly growing in scope. Due to its POSIX compliance, and port of the GTK+ widget toolkit, many Unix/Linux programs are ported to it: AbiWord, Gaim, some games (e.g., Quake), and it includes the core of open source GNU tools, including GCC. OS licensing is proprietary.
Full featured graphical (GUI) 32-bit operating system for x86 386+ architecture; network and Sound Blaster support, mice, video, and many file systems. Website has requirements, status, documentation, screenshots, downloads, contacts, members, forum, mail list.
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